Community Service Opportunities

Written by Aby Mendez

Help with something in you feel passionate about. Volunteering increases your self- confidence, provides a natural sense of accomplishments, and gives you a sense of pride.

All Faith’s Food Bank            379-6333

Animal Rescue Coalition      957-1955

Big Cat Habitat                       371-6377

Boys and Girls Club               366-3911

Mote Marine                          388- 4441

Sarasota Memorial Hospital   917-9000

Teen Court of Sarasota        861-8460

YMCA                                      955-8194

 Other Ideas:

Local library (read to children and organize books)

Kids camps (YMCA, Boys and Girls Club)

Volunteer Exchanges (Travel the world and help out)

Making care packages for people in need

Nursing homes/ or assisted care facilities

Mental health centers

Top 3 Volunteer Websites

https://www.volunteermatch.org/  – Volunteer Match

https://www.idealist.org/  – Action Without Borders

https://www.pointsoflight.org/    – Hands on Network